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Price of Kenya's best tea drops

29 July 2015, 21:40

Nairobi - The maximum price of the top-grade Kenyan tea, Best Broken Pekoe Ones (BP1s), fell at auction this week, Africa Tea Brokers said on Tuesday.

Kenya is the largest exporter of black tea and the crop is a leading foreign exchange earner for the country.

Below are tea prices from the Mombasa auction, where tea from other producers in the region is also sold:



BP1 3.67-4.08 3.60-4.16

PF1 4.60-4.90 4.50-4.76

PD 4.64-4.70 4.24-4.54

D1 3.80-4.26 3.80-4.00


BP1: Best Broken Pekoe Ones

PF1: Best Brighter Pekoe Fanning Ones

PD: Pekoes Dusts D1: Dusts

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